The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 135 97 151
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +54
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 78 133 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.40% 2.41% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.72% 8.78% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50 95 70
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £28,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1652 1514 1605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.60% 27.47% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1128 1248
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -16 49 £50,000 +29.87% 5
Bracknell -3 11 £65,000 +100.00%
Maidenhead - 10 £33,000 -
Slough -9 8 £65,000 +44.44%
Windsor - 2 £36,250 -
Newbury -2 1 £60,000 +22.44%
Wokingham - 1 £29,000 -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 161 (66.26%) Telecoms
2 150 (61.73%) Cisco
3 120 (49.38%) Firewall
4 98 (40.33%) MPLS
5 84 (34.57%) OSPF
6 83 (34.16%) SNMP
7 77 (31.69%) BGP
8 70 (28.81%) Network Management
9 68 (27.98%) Internet
10 67 (27.57%) Cisco Certification
11 65 (26.75%) DNS
11 65 (26.75%) Smartphone
12 64 (26.34%) Broadband
13 62 (25.51%) Cisco Nexus
14 52 (21.40%) Retail
14 52 (21.40%) Billing
15 51 (20.99%) Microsoft
16 48 (19.75%) CCNA
16 48 (19.75%) Windows
17 47 (19.34%) CCNP
18 42 (17.28%) VPN
19 39 (16.05%) LAN
20 36 (14.81%) Juniper
21 35 (14.40%) WAN
22 30 (12.35%) TCP/IP
23 27 (11.11%) Network Security
24 26 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification
24 26 (10.70%) Nokia
25 25 (10.29%) Nortel
25 25 (10.29%) F5

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.41%) Lync
2 16 (6.58%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
5 6 (2.47%) IIS
6 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.23%) Apache
7 3 (1.23%) WordPress
8 2 (0.82%) CMS
8 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.47%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.23%) Sage 200
2 3 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.06%) Office 365
2 2 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (49.38%) Firewall
2 98 (40.33%) MPLS
3 84 (34.57%) OSPF
4 83 (34.16%) SNMP
5 77 (31.69%) BGP
6 68 (27.98%) Internet
7 65 (26.75%) DNS
8 64 (26.34%) Broadband
9 62 (25.51%) Cisco Nexus
10 42 (17.28%) VPN
11 39 (16.05%) LAN
12 35 (14.40%) WAN
13 30 (12.35%) TCP/IP
14 27 (11.11%) Network Security
15 24 (9.88%) IPsec
16 23 (9.47%) 3G
17 21 (8.64%) H.323
17 21 (8.64%) LTE
18 19 (7.82%) PPP
18 19 (7.82%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.65%) MySQL
4 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 161 (66.26%) Telecoms
2 52 (21.40%) Retail
2 52 (21.40%) Billing
3 13 (5.35%) Marketing
4 10 (4.12%) Finance
5 6 (2.47%) Legal
6 3 (1.23%) Banking
6 3 (1.23%) Back Office
7 2 (0.82%) Law
7 2 (0.82%) German Language
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (20.16%) Network Engineer
2 45 (18.52%) Design Engineer
3 44 (18.11%) Senior Design Engineer
4 37 (15.23%) IP Engineer
5 34 (13.99%) Senior IP Engineer
6 33 (13.58%) Support Engineer
7 31 (12.76%) Security Engineer
8 30 (12.35%) Senior Security Engineer
9 19 (7.82%) Technical Design Authority
9 19 (7.82%) Voice Engineer
10 17 (7.00%) Consultant
11 16 (6.58%) Technical Support
12 14 (5.76%) Network Consultant
13 13 (5.35%) Technical Engineer
14 12 (4.94%) Network Support
14 12 (4.94%) Product Manager
14 12 (4.94%) Technical Support Engineer
14 12 (4.94%) Portfolio Manager
14 12 (4.94%) Security Consultant
14 12 (4.94%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.65%) HTML
1 4 (1.65%) .NET
2 3 (1.23%) SOAP
2 3 (1.23%) Ajax
2 3 (1.23%) XML
3 2 (0.82%) REST
3 2 (0.82%) XMPP
3 2 (0.82%) Dojo
4 1 (0.41%) Qt
4 1 (0.41%) GTK+
4 1 (0.41%) HTML5
4 1 (0.41%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.41%) Web Services
4 1 (0.41%) CSS
4 1 (0.41%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.41%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 65 (26.75%) Smartphone
2 9 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (3.70%) IVR
3 8 (3.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.47%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.23%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.23%) CCTV
5 3 (1.23%) SecurID
5 3 (1.23%) Handset
5 3 (1.23%) Replication
5 3 (1.23%) PMI
6 2 (0.82%) NHS
6 2 (0.82%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.41%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.75%) Windows
2 24 (9.88%) Linux
2 24 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (9.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (6.17%) UNIX
6 14 (5.76%) Windows 7
7 10 (4.12%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.47%) Solaris
9 4 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.82%) Android
10 2 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.41%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (28.81%) Network Management
2 16 (6.58%) Project Management
3 13 (5.35%) Product Management
4 12 (4.94%) Mobile Device Management
5 11 (4.53%) ITIL
6 10 (4.12%) Network Design
7 9 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 8 (3.29%) Load Balancing
8 8 (3.29%) Capacity Management
9 7 (2.88%) CRM
10 6 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (2.47%) Supplier Management
11 5 (2.06%) Programme Management
11 5 (2.06%) Time Management
11 5 (2.06%) Validation
11 5 (2.06%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (1.65%) Migration
12 4 (1.65%) Change Management
12 4 (1.65%) Data Security
13 3 (1.23%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.82%) SQL
2 4 (1.65%) PHP
3 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.23%) Java
3 3 (1.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.82%) C
4 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.41%) C#
5 1 (0.41%) C++
5 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (27.57%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (19.75%) CCNA
3 47 (19.34%) CCNP
4 26 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (9.47%) Degree
6 12 (4.94%) CCVP
7 10 (4.12%) MCITP
7 10 (4.12%) MCSA
8 8 (3.29%) MCSE
9 5 (2.06%) MCP
9 5 (2.06%) PMP
9 5 (2.06%) PMI Certification
9 5 (2.06%) SCSA
9 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.65%) Sun Certification
11 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.23%) CCIE
12 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.41%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.41%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.17%) SLA
2 7 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.82%) HL7
3 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.82%) vSphere
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.41%) NFS
5 1 (0.41%) XenApp
5 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (4.12%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.23%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.23%) SCCM
2 3 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.82%) SCOM
3 2 (0.82%) Cacti
3 2 (0.82%) Nagios
3 2 (0.82%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.82%) SmokePing
4 1 (0.41%) WSUS
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 150 (61.73%) Cisco
2 51 (20.99%) Microsoft
3 36 (14.81%) Juniper
4 26 (10.70%) Nokia
5 25 (10.29%) Nortel
5 25 (10.29%) F5
6 22 (9.05%) CheckPoint
7 21 (8.64%) Huawei
8 14 (5.76%) HP
9 12 (4.94%) VMware
10 9 (3.70%) Mitel
10 9 (3.70%) Avaya
11 8 (3.29%) Oracle
11 8 (3.29%) Genesys
11 8 (3.29%) Fortinet
12 6 (2.47%) Sun
13 5 (2.06%) Dell
13 5 (2.06%) Citrix
13 5 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (2.06%) McAfee
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